Crikey August 24, 2017 8 Comments
Once again the hot topic of changing the date of Australia Day has bubbled to the surface. While Turnbull says the date is intrinsically tied to Australia culture Henry Reynolds argues that most Australians don't even know what the date specifically commemorates, and if they did, might not be so keen on keeping it.
Guy Rundle August 22, 2017 34 Comments
While the Yarra and Darebin councils' decision to stop honouring Australia Day has the best intentions at heart, encouraging councils to act unilaterally could ultimately backfire on the campaign for an indigenous treaty.
Crikey August 17, 2017 5 Comments
Can Yarra Council refuse to hold citizenship ceremonies on Australia Day? ... Penny Wong meets B1 and B2 ... Rob Mitchell's (literal) tinfoil hat ...
Crikey January 27, 2017
Tasmanian cinematographer David Brill has been to just about every major conflict in the past 30 years, writes freelance journalist John Martinkus.
Bernard Keane January 25, 2017 33 Comments
Australia Day, nationalism and citizenship have become political tools, but Australia's reliance on immigration exposes the tensions of January 26.
Crikey Intern January 24, 2017 19 Comments
Varied academics and ambassadors still struggle to reach a consensus on an appropriate Australia Day … day, writes Crikey intern Harrison Johnstone.
Crikey January 12, 2017 7 Comments
Last year, BuzzFeed was leaked a copy of the script, and reported that Aboriginal actors had distanced themselves from the production.
Bernard Keane February 2, 2016 7 Comments
Support for a republic is down, and voters are unenthusiastic about other changes like the flag or Australia Day, today's Essential Report reveals.